The Nuchatlaht court case decision highlights the real problem with Canadian colonial law
Nuchatlaht First Nation's title case highlights the real problem with Canadian colonial law in addressing Indigenous land justice, writes Kate Kempton.
NGO report card: One year after B.C. promised action, logging continues in almost all at-risk old-growth forests
Report card raises alarm about predatory delay contributing to climate and extinction crises, lack of support for First Nations and forestry reforms, fuelling Canada’s biggest act of civil disobedience.
We are here to support you as you work to protect forests in your community. Check out this list of ways we can help your work.
There are an infinite number of ways to take action for forests. Explore our wide menu of options to learn how you can take a stand for old-growth!
Become familiar with the B.C. Forestry System
Forestry in B.C. is a complex system. Explore our guide for a breakdown of provincial forestry and how you can learn more about local forests.
Finding Support from Others
Here are some ideas to help you form a team and find support in protecting forests near you.
As you begin the work to help protect forests in your community, it's important that you take time to reflect and set intentions.
Understanding Indigenous Jurisdiction
You are on Indigenous territory in a place that has an Indigenous name. Start by learning about the place that you are in and the forests that you are worried about. Here are a few suggestions on how to start this path of discovery.
Being a voice for the forest: A forest action guide
Your voice is important. Will you speak up for forests? Learn how you can help protect old-growth forests in your community with this guide!
It doesn't pay to be a saver!
A longtime Sierra Club BC member shares their insights on how estate planning can help build a healthier planet—all while reducing your tax burden!
Into the woods: An interview with coastal projects lead Mark Worthing
A conversation about upcoming projects, the Mother Tree and what happens during a field assessment.
Come Together: A Week of Action for Forests
You're invited to reflect on your own unique gifts and talents and how they might be best used at this time in the service of the forests and of future generations. Whether you’re a painter, thinker, student or influencer, there’s something for everyone!
Sierra Club BC reacts to police violence against old-growth forest defenders on Vancouver Island
Sierra Club BC statement in response to police violence against old-growth forest defenders on Vancouver Island.